The House in the Park

The House in the Park

The House in the Park

The House in the Park

The House in the Park

2010 / Switzerland / 86min

Do you plan to work or live in China? Do you wonder what happens, when Chinese and Europeans construct a house together? Then you need to see this film!


Director Hercli Bundi tells the story of three architects from Switzerland, who were invited to construct a pavilion in Jinhua near Shanghai. Endorsed by renowned people like Ai Weiwei or Herzog & de Meuron, they shall help to make this city famous. The project is called Jinhua Architecture Park.


"The House in the Park" shows the culture clash from first hand: Residents, migrant workers, officials and the creators of the buildings are observed over the lapse of four years as they try to accomplish their goal. It is a story about dreams and misunderstandings – and a deep and intimate look into China's daily life from the authors point of view.

Details

  • Original title
    The House in the Park
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    BUNDI Hercli
  • Dir. of Photo.
    BUNDI Hercli, MENNEL Pierre
  • Editing
    BUNDI Hercli
  • Music
    LEMP Paul
  • Sound
    BECKER Patrick
  • Duration
    86 min
  • Year
    2010
  • Country
    • Switzerland
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Audio Tracks
    GER, CHI
  • Subtitles
    ENG
  • Production
  • Distribution
    Mira Film GmbH
    Zurich
    Switzerland
  • Awards

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